HSE RSS feeds » COSHH http://news.hse.gov.uk News and updates about health and safety from the Health and Safety Executive Fri, 13 Oct 2017 15:43:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2 HSL: COSHH Training – Practical Assessment and Control – Buxton – 6-7 Sept 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control#comments Tue, 15 Aug 2017 09:36:19 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=58006 This two day course gives detailed and practical training on carrying out COSHH assessments and, crucially, putting the assessment into practice to control substances hazardous to health.

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HSL: COSHH Training – Practical Assessment and Control – Buxton, 19-20 July 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control#comments Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:59:38 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=57843 This two day course gives detailed and practical training on carrying out COSHH assessments and, crucially, putting the assessment into practice to control substances hazardous to health.

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HSL: RPE Essentials – Buxton, 18-19 July 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/rpe-essentials http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/rpe-essentials#comments Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:40:23 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=57841 This course will increase your knowledge and understanding of RPE and how it can be used effectively in the workplace as a control measure. It will provide training in correctly selecting adequate and suitable RPE (following the principles of HSG 53 and COSHH essentials), and how it should be used and maintained. The course will include practical elements to enhance learning and provide practical skills.

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HSL: COSHH Training – Practical Assessment and Control – Buxton, 17-18 May 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control#comments Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:11:05 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=57694 This two day course gives detailed and practical training on carrying out COSHH assessments and, crucially, putting the assessment into practice to control substances hazardous to health.

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HSL: COSHH Training – Practical Assessment and Control – Buxton, 21-22 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control#comments Tue, 07 Mar 2017 13:55:48 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52923 This two day course gives detailed and practical training on carrying out COSHH assessments and, crucially, putting the assessment into practice to control substances hazardous to health.

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HSL: COSHH Training – Practical Assessment and Control – Buxton, 15-16 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control#comments Tue, 14 Feb 2017 09:55:11 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52826 This two day course gives detailed and practical training on carrying out COSHH assessments and, crucially, putting the assessment into practice to control substances hazardous to health.

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HSL: Biological Monitoring for Chemical Exposures at Work – Buxton, 9 Mar 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/biological-monitoring-for-chemical-exposures-at-work http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/biological-monitoring-for-chemical-exposures-at-work#comments Sun, 12 Feb 2017 20:19:55 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52811 This workshop is an overview of biological monitoring and how it can enhance the service that occupational hygiene and health professionals offer.

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HSL: COSHH Training – Practical Assessment and Control – Buxton, 18-19 January 2017 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control#comments Tue, 20 Dec 2016 10:42:49 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52616 This two day course gives detailed and practical training on carrying out COSHH assessments and, crucially, putting the assessment into practice to control substances hazardous to health.

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Ejector seat manufacturer fined £800,000 for failing to protect workers’ health http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/ejector-seat-manufacturer-fined-800000-for-failing-to-protect-workers-health/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/ejector-seat-manufacturer-fined-800000-for-failing-to-protect-workers-health/#comments Fri, 25 Nov 2016 15:14:36 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/ejector-seat-manufacturer-fined-800000-for-failing-to-protect-workers-health/10171 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/11/25/ejector-seat-manufacturer-fined-800000-for-failing-to-protect-workers-health/feed/ 0 Revised Publication – Nickel and its inorganic compounds: Health hazards and precautionary measures http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/books/eh60.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/books/eh60.htm#comments Sat, 19 Nov 2016 13:42:25 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52494 This environmental hygiene guidance note draws attention to the possible health hazards which could result from occupational exposure to nickel and its inorganic compounds.

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HSL: RPE Essentials – HSL Buxton, 1-2 Nov 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/rpe-essentials http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/rpe-essentials#comments Thu, 06 Oct 2016 13:01:26 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52360 This course will increase your knowledge and understanding of RPE and how it can be used effectively in the workplace as a control measure.

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HSL: COSHH training – Practical Assessment and Control – Glasgow, 25-26 Oct 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control---%28training-in-glasgow%29 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control---%28training-in-glasgow%29#comments Tue, 27 Sep 2016 10:09:16 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=52326 This two day course gives detailed and practical training on carrying out COSHH assessments and, crucially, putting the assessment into practice to control substances hazardous to health.

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Worker dies from toxic gas http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-dies-from-toxic-gas/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-dies-from-toxic-gas/#comments Thu, 28 Jul 2016 13:07:10 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-dies-from-toxic-gas/9381 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/07/28/worker-dies-from-toxic-gas/feed/ 0 COSHH: Practical assessment and control – Buxton, 20-21 July 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control#comments Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:20:21 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51965 This two-day course gives detailed and practical training on carrying out COSHH assessments and, crucially, putting the assessment into practice to control substances hazardous to health.

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Worker contracts allergic contact dermatitis http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-contracts-allergic-contact-dermatitis/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-contracts-allergic-contact-dermatitis/#comments Tue, 14 Jun 2016 13:40:10 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-contracts-allergic-contact-dermatitis/9193 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/06/14/worker-contracts-allergic-contact-dermatitis/feed/ 0 Water Management Society two-day conference – Birmingham, 28-29 June 2016 http://www.hse.gov.uk/legionnaires/events.htm http://www.hse.gov.uk/legionnaires/events.htm#comments Fri, 03 Jun 2016 14:45:35 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51811 This informative stakeholder event will combine presentations with interactive workshops and will reveal intriguing insights into various water management disciplines. There will be up-to-date information on current and new government guidance and an opportunity to meet with speakers.

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COSHH: Practical assessment and control – Buxton, 18-19 May 2016 http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control http://www.hsl.gov.uk/health-and-safety-training-courses/coshh-training---practical-assessment-and-control#comments Mon, 18 Apr 2016 14:00:29 +0000 HSE http://news.hse.gov.uk/?p=51447 This two-day course gives detailed and practical training on carrying out COSHH assessments and putting the assessment into practice to control substances hazardous to health.

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Worker suffers chemical burns at electropolishing company http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-suffers-chemical-burns-at-electropolishing-company/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-suffers-chemical-burns-at-electropolishing-company/#comments Thu, 07 Apr 2016 11:00:35 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/worker-suffers-chemical-burns-at-electropolishing-company/8792 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/04/07/worker-suffers-chemical-burns-at-electropolishing-company/feed/ 0 Insulation company fined for health and safety failings http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/insulation-company-fined-for-health-and-safety-failings/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/insulation-company-fined-for-health-and-safety-failings/#comments Thu, 25 Feb 2016 12:25:13 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/insulation-company-fined-for-health-and-safety-failings/8372 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/02/25/insulation-company-fined-for-health-and-safety-failings/feed/ 0 Chemical company fined for dangerous gas release http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/chemical-company-fined-for-dangerous-gas-release/ http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/chemical-company-fined-for-dangerous-gas-release/#comments Thu, 04 Feb 2016 17:45:51 +0000 HSE http://press.hse.gov.uk/2016/chemical-company-fined-for-dangerous-gas-release/8293 http://news.hse.gov.uk/2016/02/04/chemical-company-fined-for-dangerous-gas-release/feed/ 0